Air Force Lt. Col. Anthony J. Mims has assumed command of the 28th Logistics Readiness Squadron at Ellsworth Air Force Base, S.D. Mims has served in the military for 16 years. He is the son of Betty R. and Moses Mims Jr. of Old Graniteville Highway, Aiken. Mims graduated in 1992 from Aiken High School and received a bachelor of science in 1996 from the United States Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, Colo. He also earned a master’s degree in 2007 from the University of Phoenix, Ariz.


Mims assumes squad command in S.D.